Board Notes: June 23, 2015

Garland ISD Trustees approved new administrative appointments at Tuesday’s board meeting in the Harris Hill Administration Building.

Ron Griffen will join the district as the new Area 5 Director, and Angel Rivera will transition from Lakeview Centennial High School’s Principal to Area 6 Director. Shae Creel was also named the new Principal at Club Hill Elementary School. He formerly served as an assistant principal at Rowlett High School. Additional personnel appointments and transfers were included in the Human Resources report.

Trustees received an update on GISD’s Bond 2014 program, including the plan and design of the new Career and Technical Education Center and Natatorium. Progress also continues on softball and baseball field projects. View the presentation for more information.

The district’s Facilities and Maintenance Division is completing campus work in addition to the bond, such as repairing floors and laying artificial turf at high school practice fields. Learn more by watching the board report.

Trustees announced a plan to fill the Place 4 seat, which will become unoccupied after Dr. Cindy Castañeda's resignation takes effect Aug. 18.

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In other board notes, Trustees: